Posts By Lina Tran

  1. Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

    Post written by Kelsey Johnson. May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month! This month, we celebrate all of the Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. The term Asian-Pacific includes the entire Asian continent and the Pacific islands of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia. What used to be a week-long celebration beginning in 1978 was extended […]

  2. National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention Month

    Blog post written by Kelsey Johnson. Happy 1st day of May and one month closer to summer vacation! And as summer draws near, so do the risks of sunburns and skin cancer. May is National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. This month is dedicated to increase awareness of Skin Cancer and promote the importance […]

  3. Mousey Monday – The Louisiana Purchase

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                                Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey! Tomorrow, April 30, in 1803, the United States purchased Louisiana Territory from France. This was known as the Louisiana Purchase. The Louisiana Purchase was 828,000 square miles purchased from France for $15 million. This area is […]

  4. April Showers…

    Blog post written by Kelsey Johnson. …bring soaking wet kids into the classroom? Sure, we’ve all heard “April Showers bring May flowers,” but as teachers, you know that these showers may also bring on indoor recess as well. Fortunately, there are plenty of things to do to keep your kids entertained while you’re stuck inside. […]

  5. Mousey Monday – Invasion of the Cicadas!

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                                Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey and the Discovery Education Customer and Technical Support team! Brace yourselves for the impending invasion that is the Cicada! Cicadas are insects. Brood II Cicadas are set to emerge mid-April to late May from North Carolina […]

  6. National Youth Sports Safety Month

    Blog post written by Kelsey Johnson. April is National Youth Sports Safety Month! I’m sure many of you have young athletes in your classes. While it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of sports, it’s important to review the safety precautions beforehand. Take time with your students to review the some of these […]

  7. Mousey Monday – CDW-G Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes 2013

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                                Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey and the Discovery Education Customer and Technical Support team! Mousey wanted to bring to your attention the sweepstakes we are running with one of our partners, CDW-G. The CDW-G Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes 2013 is […]

  8. Mousey Monday – April Fools’ Day

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                                Happy Mousey Monday to all our Cache and Cookies readers! Watch out for all the tricks, pranks and jokes for today is April Fools’ Day! Discovery Education has an adorable video segment geared towards grades K-5 titled, “The History of April […]

  9. Spring Has Sprung!

    [Post written by Kelsey Johnson] After months of dreary snow and cold, most people are ready to take off their heavy coats and SPRING into action. Today is their lucky day, marking the first day of Spring! Bring on the sunshine, flowers, spring showers, longer days, lacrosse, baseball, outdoor recess, and all the joys of […]

  10. Mousey Monday – St. Patrick’s Day

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                                Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey and the Discovery Education Support team to you, our Cache and Cookies reader! Saint Patrick’s Day, also known as the Feast of Saint Patrick, is a holiday celebrated on March 17, which was this past Sunday. […]

  11. Mousey Monday: The American Red Cross

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                              Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey to our Cache and Cookies readers! March is American Red Cross Month! Discovery Education has various video resources from the formation and beginnings of the American Red Cross to an informational video on how to react in […]

  12. Mousey Monday: Black History Month Resources

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    Happy Mousey Monday once again from Mousey and the Discovery Education Support team to our Cache and Cookies readers! As National Black History Month draws to a close, Mousey wanted to bring to your attention several resources to share with your students in the classroom in honor of this month.   Black History Month, also […]

  13. Rosa Parks

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    Kelsey Johnson wanted to share with our Cache and Cookies readers her piece on Rosa Parks: In Honor of Black History Month, we wanted to recognize and commemorate a few events and persons that have created a lasting impression on our history. Today we spotlight Rosa Parks, a courageous woman who helped pave the path […]

  14. Mousey Monday

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      Happy Mousey Monday from Mousey to our Cache and Cookie readers! Discovery employees have the day off today to celebrate Presidents’ Day! However, Mousey still wanted to check in, and wish you all a Happy Presidents’ Day!   Presidents’ Day is the federal US holiday officially designated as George Washington’s birthday. Washington’s actual birthday […]